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The Gator's Eye

The Student News Site of Green Level High School

The Gator's Eye

The Student News Site of Green Level High School

The Gator's Eye

Is casting new actors of color really forced diversity?
It's Not "Forced Diversity."
D. Khan, Student Life Section Editor • May 20, 2022

Rick Riordan’s highly successful Percy Jackson and the Olympians series is being rebooted into a new Disney+ TV show. After two popular (but...

This is why Everything, Everywhere, All at Once may be the best film ever.
The Best Movie... Ever?: Everything, Everywhere, All at Once
May 20, 2022

Immersed, shocked, humored, slapped, broken, and healed are all emotions of watching maybe the best movie ever directed by Daniels: Everything,...

Can you actually grease train your hair?
Can you actually grease train your hair?
N. Wilson, staff writer • May 20, 2022

If you have oily hair, you may believe that the cure is to wash it more frequently. However, over-washing your hair ins't always the answer. But...

Find out more about the student-organized event.
Asian Night
May 18, 2022

May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage month and students from Wake County Public Schools are organizing an “Asian Night” from inspiration...

Is spray-on sunscreen worth it, or should you turn to lotion?
Is Spray-On Sunscreen Really Worth It?
C. Nestor, Staff Writer • May 16, 2022

As summer is rolling around and the weather is becoming nicer, sunscreen is vital to having a fun time in the sun. People all have opinions on...

Covid has played a big role in our economy, and works with results of the current Ukraine War to possibly result in a recession. Image via. Getty - Forbes
The United States is Beginning to See Signs of a Recession
S. Sunil, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022

Economists, CEOs, Wall Street, and Main Street are all beginning to ring the recession alarm bell.  Most agree that a recession could begin...

Wheat and grain are major crops in the global market primarily produced in Ukraine and Russia. With blockades in Ukraine, it has become increasingly difficult for many countries to get these crops for their food supply. Image via. Wikimedia Commons
The War in Ukraine begins to Affect Food Supply in Other Countries
S. Sunil, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022

“America is fighting on two fronts,” President Joe Biden said during a speech in Kankakee, Illinois. “At home, it's inflation and rising...

Is casting new actors of color really forced diversity?
It's Not "Forced Diversity."
D. Khan, Student Life Section Editor • May 20, 2022

Rick Riordan’s highly successful Percy Jackson and the Olympians series is being rebooted into a new Disney+ TV show. After two popular (but unfaithful to the books) movies, the reboot is already highly anticipated. The show...

Banning abortions will only mean more death and disease.
Who Banning Abortions Will Affect the Most
A. Guo, Editor-in-Chief • May 11, 2022

The Supreme Court leaked documents surrounding the overturning of Roe v. Wade as well as Planned Parenthood v. Casey have created a very likely potential for the banning of abortions in many conservative states. While many of...

Queer and low-income students face barriers to attending prom.
Prom Needs to Be More Inclusive
May 3, 2022

Green Level’s first prom was held this past weekend: the first dance held since the beginning of the pandemic. On the last day of April, limousines...

What Do You Mean They Go By They/ Them Pronouns?
What Do You Mean They Go By They/ Them Pronouns?
April 28, 2022

“Many people don’t understand what I mean when I tell them that I am nonbinary and prefer to be referred to with they/ them pronouns. They...

Why are we constantly made fun of for the food we bring to school? There is a larger context than you might expect.
The Portrayal of Asian Food in America
April 22, 2022

The distinct smell of black vinegar and meat-and-egg-filled dumplings wafted through the elementary kid stuffed bus, and the comments were curious,...

Is casting new actors of color really forced diversity?
It's Not "Forced Diversity."
D. Khan, Student Life Section Editor • May 20, 2022

Rick Riordan’s highly successful Percy Jackson and the Olympians series is being rebooted into a new Disney+ TV show. After two popular (but unfaithful to the books) movies,...

This is why Everything, Everywhere, All at Once may be the best film ever.
The Best Movie... Ever?: Everything, Everywhere, All at Once
May 20, 2022

Immersed, shocked, humored, slapped, broken, and healed are all emotions of watching maybe the best movie ever directed by Daniels: Everything, Everywhere, All at Once. The film...

Gwent
Gwent
J. Edgerton, Staff Writer • May 20, 2022

I have a confession, I started a new game during the time of weakness known as being sick with COVID-19. Suddenly I had too much time and nothing...

Promotional poster for Jurassic World: Dominion.
Jurassic World Dominion Preview
L. Perkins, Staff Writer • May 16, 2022

The Jurrasic World Dominion trailer was released on February 10th and is giving us a glimpse of the end of the Jurrasic Park/World Franchise....

Red Queen - Victoria Aveyard
Between the Lines: Red Queen
C. Andrews, Social Media Manager • May 13, 2022

Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Dystopian  Author: Victoria Aveyard Synopsis:  This is a world divided by blood—red or silver. The Reds...

The Green Level Colorguard performing at Cary Band Day.
Not Too Late to Audition for Colorguard!
G. Poduval, Staff Writer • May 5, 2022

Although you may have heard that the firsts few auditions for Green Level's fall season Colorguard already began earlier this week, there is...